Books Over Balls, NFP

What We Do

what-we-do

BOB HOSTS THE LEADING COMMUNITY BASED-BASKETBALL CLINICS, SHOWCASES, TOURNAMENTS AND CAMPS.

BOB offers an alternative positive environment, which redirects and reprograms actions, choices, decisions, conduct and behavior on a positive path; motivating young men to action to improve their life, their performance in school by increasing their desire to learn, increasing school attendance and earning better grades.

The Books Over Balls program provides the following:

3 (10-12) WEEK SESSIONS ● SPRING ● SUMMER ● FALL

  • For young men14 to 21
  • Weekly life coach mentoring basketball with education and job training being the requirement to participate
  • Camps, clinics, tournaments at the highest level with trophies and medals
  • Exposure to college coaches/scouts
  • Job Readiness Training/Workforce development
  • Job/Internship opportunities
  • Social & emotional learning strategies and support
  • Mentors for a day special speakers presentations
  • Career & College Readiness
  • Academic and sports Scholarships opportunities
  • Certificates of completion for every part of process
  • Weekly evaluation of attendance, attitude, conduct and progress
  • Educational field trips
  • Rules of engagement how to interact with Law Enforcement training